Model MB8600 is a DOCSIS 3.1 Cable Modem certified by Comcast XFINITY and Cox Communications. Owning your own modem typically saves $120 per year in cable modem rental charges. MB8600 supports ultra fast DOCSIS 3.1, the only cable modem standard that can deliver internet speeds of 1 Gbps or higher, up to many gigabits per second. Actual speeds depend on your cable modem service and the speed of your Ethernet LAN ports. MB8600 also has 32×8 support for the fastest possible speeds using the DOCSIS 3.0 standard. Even if you don’t have DOCSIS 3.1 service now, you can benefit from the 32×8 DOCSIS 3.0 capability that’s also built into this cable modem. The MB8600 provides high-speed Internet for a computer, router, HDTV, game station, or streaming media device. To give simultaneous Internet access to many devices, plug in any router you like. MB8600 features low latency, for the fast response needed for many interactive games. MB8600 has 4 GigE LAN ports and supports Ethernet Port bonding on 2 ports, essential for delivering 1 Gbps and higher speeds. Your top actual speed is just under 1 Gbps without bonding, just under 2 Gbps with 2 ports bonded. For bonding to increase your modem’s speed to about 2 Gbps or more, your router also needs to support bonding. MB8600 includes DOCSIS 3.1 Active Queue Management (AQM), which speeds page loads, gaming, and video conferencing. DOCSIS 3.1, 3.0, 2.0, and 1.1 support and Cable Labs certification ensure compatibility with services nationwide. Setup is fast and easy with a few quick steps in our Quick Start guide. Our experienced USA-based customer support specialists are ready and willing to help if you need them. With Motorola extras including advanced surge and lightning protection, easy installation, a 2-year warranty, and superb customer support, Model MB8600 is a superb choice for customers who want the ultimate in cable modem performance. MB8600 does not include a WiFi Router or VoIP telephone adapter.New in 2017, this ultra fast DOCSIS 3.1 cable modem also includes 32×8 DOCSIS 3.0. Your best choice for the highest speeds with any cable modem service, even the fastest. Downloads up to 46 times faster than DOCSIS 2.0. Includes bonded Gigabit Ethernet ports for speeds over 1 Gigabit per second when supported by your service and router. A Broadcom modem chipset provides security from Denial of Service attacks.
Four 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet (GigE) ports allow connection of any SINGLE device with an Ethernet port including a router, Windows or Mac computer, HDTV, or game station. The multiple Ethernet ports are NOT for connecting multiple devices; they allow connection to a router that can bond more than one Ethernet port to achieve speeds over 1 Gbps when supported by your cable service. Supports IPv4 and IPv6. Includes Broadcom full-band capture digital tuner to enhance speed and save energy.
Active Queue Management (AQM) significantly reduces Internet latency, much better than popular 32×8 3.0-only cable modems. AQM results in faster page loads for all Web traffic and greatly enhances interactive applications like online gaming and video conferencing.
Attractive, compact design minimizes shelf space, improves cooling, and extends product life while looking great in any home or office. A two-year warranty plus rugged lightning and power surge circuits protect your investment. Includes phone and web support by friendly, professional USA-based technical support specialists.
Requires cable Internet service. Certified by Comcast XFINITY for all residential speeds, including Extreme 300 and Gig-speed, and Comcast Business for all cable modem speeds including Deluxe 250. Certified by Cox Communications for all speeds, including Gigablast. Typically saves over $120 per year in cable modem rental fees. Actual savings depends on your cable service provider. (MB8600 does NOT include a router and does NOT have a phone jack for Telephone Service option from Cable Companies.)